If you haven’t made a quick visit around your pretty state lately, you’re REALLY missing out. Why? There’s something beautiful hiding behind every twist and turn. But really – there is. No matter what area of the state you live in, we’ve got a gorgeous spot perfect for your summertime adventuring. Check it out!
15. Bell Witch Cave - Adams
A place of mystery and deepset horror, the Bell Witch Cave is home to one of the most terrifying ghost stories in the US...plus you can take a tour. Perfect.
14. Burgess Falls - Sparta
A stunning cascade of water that boasts a state protected park and hiking for all of y'all.
13. The Lost Sea - Sweetwater
The largest underwater body of water in the US? Check, please! Also you can visit. What is this magic?!
12. The Ryman Auditorium - Nashville
The Mother Church is home to a pile of legends and serves as a neat venue for a whole slew of artists. You really can't miss a concert here!
11. Lover's Leap - Lookout Mountain
Gorgeous views, perfect location. Chattanooga simply screams for a bit of attention.
10. Reelfoot Lake - Tiptonville
Stunning and vast, Reelfoot Lake was created after a series of earthquakes rocked the nation in the early 1800s, leaving us with a gorgeous bit of watery goodness.
9. Cades Cove - Great Smoky Mountain National Park
The view. You go here for the view.
8. Cummins Falls - Cookeville
One of the most popular swimming holes in the state, this is probably one of our most shared shots on social media.
7. Crystal Shrine Grotto - Memphis
A quirky, mildly creepy Memphis spiritual grotto is well worth the visit.
6. Falls Mill - Belvidere
What a beautiful bit of heaven. Your photos have never been prettier!
5. Ruby Falls - Chattanooga
An underground waterfall?! Yes. Tennessee has it, of course.
4. Shelby Farms - Memphis
Spanning an area larger than Central Park, Shelby Farms has created a community watering hole that's perfect for visitors and locals alike.
3. Rainbow Hall - Chattanooga
This undercliff passage is the place of legends - the most beautiful legends you've ever heard.
2. Signal Point - Signal Mountain
Come for the road trip, stay for the view. Stay forever for the view.
1. Rock Island State Park - Rock Island
A popular location for those granola crunchin' folk and friends of nature, you can't miss this Tennessee winner.
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